Lufkin Independent School District

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Lufkin Independent School District
Lufkin, Texas
ESC Region 7[1]

District information
TypePublic Independent school district
GradesECE through 12[1]
SuperintendentLynn Torres[2]
Schools15 (2018-19)[3]
NCES District ID4828550[3]
Students and staff
Students8518 (2012-13)[1]
Teachers601.09 (2011-12)[3] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student–teacher ratio14.19 (2011-12)[3]
Other information
WebsiteLufkin ISD

Lufkin Independent School District is a public school district based in Lufkin, Texas (USA). In addition to the city of Lufkin, Lufkin ISD serves a small portion of Burke.

In 2009, the school district was rated "academically acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.[4]


In the 2017-2018 school year, the district had students in 15 schools.[1] (A 75 million dollar bond was passed May 5th, 2018 to build a new middle school facility, and high school gym.)[5]

High schools
Middle schools
Elementary schools
  • Anderson Elementary School (Grades 3-5)
  • Brandon Elementary School (Grades 3-5)
  • Brookhollow Elementary School (Grades 3-5)
  • Burley Elementary School (Grades KG-2)
  • Coston Elementary School (Grades 3-5)
  • Slack Elementary School (Grades 3-5)
  • Dunbar Primary School (Grades KG-2)
  • Garrett Primary School (Grades PK-KG)
  • Hackney Primary School (Grades PK)
  • Herty Primary School (Grades EE-2)
  • Kurth Primary School (Grades PK-2)
  • Trout Primary School (Grades EE-2)
Alternative schools
  • ACE Alternative School

School Board[edit]

There are 7 school board members.[6] Texas state representative Trent Ashby is a previous member and president of the board.

  • President, Scott Skelton
  • Vice President, Don Muhlbach
  • Secretary, Allyson Langston
  • Andra Self
  • Kristi Gay
  • Hall Henderson
  • Matt Knight


  1. ^ a b c d Texas School Directory 2013-14 (PDF). Austin, Texas: Texas Education Agency. February 2014. p. 44. Retrieved 14 December 2014.
  2. ^ "Superintendent Torres touts student successes | Lufkin ISD". Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  3. ^ a b c d "Search for Public School Districts – District Detail for Lufkin ISD". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved 14 December 2014.
  4. ^ "2009 Accountability Rating System". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 2015-10-25.
  5. ^ "IT'S OFFICIAL: Lufkin ISD residents vote in favor of bond that will update numerous facilities; Henderson, Knight, Skelton win trustee seats | Lufkin ISD".
  6. ^ "School Board | Lufkin ISD".

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